The pursuit of scientific discovery has taken Dr. Ranganatha Sitaram around the globe. His journey began in India, where he obtained his BE from Mysore University in 1988 and his ME from PSG College of Engineering in 1992. He continued developing his skills as a scientist and a leader in Singapore before traveling west to Germany to complete his PhD at the University of Tübingen in 2008. Since then, he has shared his expertise at several institutions in Germany, India, Switzerland and Chile before calling St. Jude home in 2021. Dr. Sitaram is a member of the St. Jude faculty, where he focuses on integrating multimodal neuroimaging with experimental and computational neuroscience.